Missouri school honors Brownell
Barbara Brownell, a Jamestown native now living in Missouri, was recently named Teacher of the Year at Nipher Middle School in St. Louis.
Brownell is a speech-language pathologist and provides services to children with disabilities, helping them to achieve academic success. She is also the department chairwoman of the Special Education Department at Nipher school.
Brownell is a graduate of the University of Rhode Island and received her master's degree in communication disorders from Fontbonne University in Missouri. She is the daughter of Dalton and Ellen Brownell of Jamestown.